Karen Alonso, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach
Karen is intensively trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, an effective evidence based treatment for persons who have difficulty managing their emotions and behaviors. She provides individual sessions, DBT skills training groups, and phone coaching. Karen is also a Behavior Therapy Training Institute Graduate and is trained in CBT and Exposure Response Prevention, which are gold standard treatment modalities for the treatment of OCD and anxiety disorders. Her profile can be found on the International OCD foundation website.
Karen has experience working with adults, adolescents, couples, and families, in multiple settings that include; group private practice, crisis stabilization units, substance abuse rehabilitation facilities, domestic violence programs, court mandated programs, and public school settings.
Specializations include Cognitive and Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Exposure Response Prevention Therapy, and Acceptance Commitment Therapy.
Call or Email Karen Alonso for a free phone consultation now - (714) 643-8850


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: Chapman University
  • Year Graduated: 2001
  • License No. and State: LMFT51628 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $180
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check


  • Borderline Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Mood Disorders


  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Substance Abuse
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • ERP
  • Expressive Arts


  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group
Last Modified: 28 Sep 2017
Karen Alonso, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach

Karen Alonso

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT